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Independence Day in Costa Rica

Is Independence Day a Public Holiday?

Independence Day is a public holiday. It is a day off for the general population, and schools and most businesses are closed.

In 2019 it falls on a Sunday. Due to this, some businesses may choose to follow Sunday opening hours.

Independence Day Observances

YearWeekdayDateNameHoliday Type
2015TueSep 15Independence DayNational holiday
2016ThuSep 15Independence DayNational holiday
2017FriSep 15Independence DayNational holiday
2018SatSep 15Independence DayNational holiday
2019SunSep 15Independence DayNational holiday
2020TueSep 15Independence DayNational holiday
2021WedSep 15Independence DayNational holiday
2022ThuSep 15Independence DayNational holiday
2023FriSep 15Independence DayNational holiday
2024SunSep 15Independence DayNational holiday
2025MonSep 15Independence DayNational holiday

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